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given

[ giv-uhn ]
/ ˈgɪv ən /
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verb
past participle of give.
adjective
noun
an established fact, condition, factor, etc.
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OTHER WORDS FROM given

self-given, adjectiveun·giv·en, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for given

given
/ (ˈɡɪvən) /

verb
the past participle of give
adjective
noun
an assumed fact
philosophy the supposed raw data of experienceSee also sense datum
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